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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. X-ray examination of the breasts for detection of tumors.

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  • n. X-ray examination of the breasts for diagnosing and locating abnormalities, especially tumours.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a diagnostic procedure to detect breast tumors by the use of X rays


mamma + -graphy (Wiktionary)



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